(PRWEB) August 21, 2014
In this sneak peak at the new upcoming course from GuitarControl.com, “Hybrid Blues Chops”, instructor Tony Keck discusses and demonstrates some ideas of incorporating melodic phrases into blues playing by using chromatic slides with the E Major Arpeggio. Keck gives examples of other chromatic phrases that can be incorporated into the minor pentatonic scale to spice up a blues. Head on over to GuitarControl.com for guitar TAB’s for this cool video guitar lesson as well for more information on Tony’s new course “Hybrid Blues Chops”.
The Pentatonic Scale is a musical scale with five notes per octave. They can be found all over the world and are the main scale used in the Blues genre.
An arpeggio is when the notes of a chord are played separately in a sequence. The word comes from the Italian word apeggiare which means “to play on a harp”.
National award-winning artist, Tony Keck, performs a unique style of guitar skills developed through years of studying various styles of music. Using his blues based tapping technique; he creates a soulful, meditative sound that mesmerizes a diverse audience. His instrumental influence has created a combination of intermixing classical ting, blues, pop and jazz. His wide variety of musical experiences, such as a national finalist in the Guitarmageddon Competition at the House of Blues and entertaining the troops in South East Asia, has made him recognized for his distinctive compositions of sound.
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